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Peru’s indigenous people call for environmental protections

As delegates from around the world gather in Lima, Peru, to work on a framework on climate change, thousands of Peruvians flocked to the capital to demand ...

Porvenir Peru - Indigenous Peoples of the Peruvian Andes

The tradition, the language Quechua as well as the ancient art of weaving textiles of the indigenous peoples in Peru are at risk of disappearing. Please support ...

the first contact with an indigenous tribe in the Amazon Documentary 2016

Indigenous tribesmen living deep in the Peruvian rainforest have emerged into the outside world to seek help, after suffering a murderous attack by probable ...

Cultura Latina – Peru’s Chinese Culture and Indigenous Sikuri Music

This week our host Mauricio Izquierdo takes us to Peru, where Chinese culture thrives among indigenous customs. Chinese immigrants have been able to retain ...

"Uncontacted" Indians Emerge from Amazon Rainforest

Video has emerged of a group of uncontacted Indians emerging from the Amazon jungle and making first contact with the outside world, crossing a river to meet ...

Uncontacted tribe: new footage of Peru's Mashco Piro tribe


WWF- Indigenous People in Peru

Indigenous People in Peru welcoming WWF staff.

Peru's Efforts to Protect Indigenous People

The United Nations says Peru will be Latin America's second-fastest growing economy this year. But some companies say a law meant to protect the country's ...

Environmental Justice, Indigenous Peoples and Urban Marginals in Peru 2013)

Solidarity with Indigenous people of Peru - Melbourne 11 June 2009

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177 news items

Inter Press Service

Inter Press Service
Mon, 15 Feb 2016 13:22:30 -0800

Participants in a Latin American indigenous conference on the "Laudato Si" encyclical give thanks to the four cardinal points of the compass in the opening ceremony of the two-day forum in the city of San Cristóbal de las Casas in the southern Mexican ...

Center for Research on Globalization

Center for Research on Globalization
Mon, 02 Nov 2015 12:45:54 -0800

Mr Guimaraes highlighted that this is a problem for all indigenous peoples in Peru's Amazon and particularly those in Ucayali. This came to international attention in 2014 with the infamous case of Saweto, four indigenous leaders, including the prize ...


Tue, 24 Nov 2015 10:15:02 -0800

In an interview in April, Roberto Espinoza, a forestry advisor with the group AIDESEP that advocates for indigenous peoples in Peru, expressed his concern that the government would allow such development – particularly, oil palm, which he called “an ...

Indian Country Today Media Network.com

Indian Country Today Media Network.com
Mon, 20 Jun 2011 10:09:04 -0700

Recent protests by indigenous communities over mining in the Andean highlands and a hydroelectric dam in the Peruvian Amazon, as well as mixed reactions to a new forestry law, are a sign of difficulties Peru's new president will face upon taking office ...

Americas Quarterly

Americas Quarterly
Thu, 08 May 2014 08:38:12 -0700

Indigenous peoples in Peru have longstanding demands to present to the state, which in many cases will need to be addressed before entering into consultation about new policy measures and investment projects. Nonetheless, because the implementation ...

Upside Down World

Upside Down World
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:45:00 -0700

Matsigenka-Nanti woman and child along the River Camisea, Peru. Photo by Javier Plans are afoot to abolish a reserve for vulnerable indigenous peoples in Peru's Amazon in order to exploit massive gas deposits and facilitate Christian evangelization, ...

The Guardian

The Guardian
Fri, 05 Sep 2014 06:39:10 -0700

Or that of the more than 60 indigenous peoples in Peru, the Matsigenkas are actually one of the most well-known, most researched, most written about. Indeed, Snell's mother, Betty, wrote a paper on Matsigenka grammar published in 1963, the New ...

Peru this Week

Peru this Week
Mon, 20 Apr 2015 12:41:15 -0700

... indigenous rights around the world. Peru is one of those countries with large populations of native peoples' at risk of similar dangers to Nixiwaka's tribe. Indigenous peoples in Peru face illegal logging, deforestation, oil, roads, and various ...

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